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Louis Haghe, 1806–1885, British
after T. L. Hornbrook, 1780–1850, British
Printed by William Day, 1824–1913, British

His Majesty's Ship Britannia Leaving Hamoaze with the Lord High Admiral On Board

ca. 1840
Lithograph, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 14 1/2 x 19 3/16 inches (36.9 x 48.8 cm) and Image: 9 3/16 x 14 5/8 inches (23.3 x 37.2 cm)

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn on Stone by L. Haghe from Paintings by T. L. Hornbrock in the Possession of the Earl of Northesk"; lower center, text divided by coat of arms: "To the Right Hon,,ble the Earl of Northesk, G. C. B., Rear Admiral of Great Britain, Commander in Chief at Plymouth &c &c &c, and to the | British Navy. This Print of his Majesty's Ship, Britannia leaving Hamoaze with the Lord High Admiral on board, is by his | Lordships permission, respectfully dedicated by their obliged and Obed,t Serv,,ts The Publishers. | Published by S. Saunders & W. Byers, Fore Street, Devonport."; lower right: "Printed by W. Day 17 Gate Street, London"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armed forces | boats | buildings | clouds | coastline | dogs (animals) | flags | genre subject | hats | hills | marine art | masts | men | observers | ocean | rigging | rocks (landforms) | Royal Navy | sails | sea | ships | trees | warships | watching | waves (natural events) | wind | women
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Hamoaze | Tamar | United Kingdom
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